New Glasgow – Two men accused of stealing a woman’s purse in front of a Shoppers Drug Mart have been granted bail.
Justin Piercy, 30, of Spectacle Lake, N.S., and Jayden Piercy, 25, of Lunenburg are both charged with robbery and concealing their faces with a mask last week.
Both men made a brief court appearance Thursday during which time they were granted bail with a $1,500 surety each and must abide by strict conditions that include staying away from the county except for court appearance or lawyer appointments.
New Glasgow Regional Police Services states that three people have been charged after woman was in a parking lot at the Shopper’s Drug Mart in New Glasgow when she was robbed and sprayed. She was taken to hospital and later released.
The men will return to court Nov. 4 to enter pleas. A woman charged in the alleged incident will make a court appearance at a later date.